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In its continuous search and rescue operations aimed at rescuing Victims that are currently in captivity at various bandit’s enclaves in the state.
On 25th February , 2022, the Tactical operatives of the command in Collaboration with the military deployed along Dansadau axis in Maru LGA of Zamfara State have Successfully rescued seven (7) Kidnapped victims who are natives of Chibade village in Rijau LGA of Niger State.
The victims during debriefing informed the Police that, on 21st February, 2022 Bandits in large number, stormed their village (Chibade) and abducted seven of them to unknown location in Dansadau forest of Zamfara State.
Joint Police and Military operatives while on a coordinated bush clearance around Dansadau axis, successfully rescued the affected victims and brought them to Yariman Bakura Specialist Hospital, Gusau where they recieved medical check.
All the victims will be handed over to the Commissioner of Police Niger State Police Command for further appropriate action.
The Zamfara State Police Commissioner CP Ayuba Elkana congratulated the victims and their families for regaining their freedom and assured embers of the general public of the Police’s continuous commitment to rid the state of all forms of criminal activities.
Press Release Signed by SP Mohammed Shehu Police Public Relations Officer
Zamfara State Command